Course detail

Projecting, Administration and Security

FEKT-NNSBAcad. year: 2015/2016

Basic elements of computer networks. The structure of computer networks. The design of computer networks. Transmission protocols and their security (IEEE 802.3, TCP/IP, IPv6, IPSec, SSL, WAP). Administration and security of linux systems. The configuration of network services and network elements. The securing of network services. Firewalls and communication blocking. Monitoring of network elements and traffics.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Students are able to move in projecting computer networks and in network services.

Prerequisites

The subject knowledge on the Bachelor´s degree level and basic knowledge of Linux are requested.

Co-requisites

Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Graham, S. - Shah, S.: Administrace systému Linux. Grada, Praha 2003.
Toxen, B.: Bezpečnost v Linuxu. Grada, Praha 2003.
Strebe, M. - Perkins, Ch.: Firewally a proxy-servery. Grada, Praha 2004.
McNab, Ch.: Network Security Assessment. O'Reilly, N. York 2004.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Teaching methods depend on the type of course unit as specified in the article 7 of BUT Rules for Studies and Examinations.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Requirements for completion of a course are specified by a regulation issued by the lecturer responsible for the course and updated for every.

Language of instruction

English

Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

Lectures:
1. Basic elements of computer networks (network cards, hubs, switches, routers).
2. The structure of computer networks.
3. The design of computer networks.
4. Transmission protocols and their security - IEEE 802.3, 802.1x and TCP/IP.
5. Transmission protocols and their security - IPv6, IPSec, SSL.
6. Transmission protocols and their security - WAP, 802.11i and Radius.
7. Administration of linux systems.
8. Security of linux systems.
9. Configuration of network elements.
10. Configuration of network services.
11. The security of network services.
12. Firewalls and communication blocking.
13. Monitoring of network elements and traffics.

Excercise
1. Configuration of network elements.
2. Configuration of linux systems.
3. Configuration of network services.
4. Securing network services.
5. Configuration of firewalls.
6. Network monitoring.

Aims

The goal is to become familiar with the design, administration, services and security measures of linux computer networks.

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences

The content and forms of instruction in the evaluated course are specified by a regulation issued by the lecturer responsible for the course and updated for every academic year.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme EEKR-MN Master's

    branch MN-TIT , 2. year of study, summer semester, 5 credits, optional specialized

Type of course unit

 

Lecture

26 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer

Laboratory exercise

26 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer